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Jan 27, 2016 7:58 am

Miocic didn’t turn down fight with Jones

Last week Cain Velasquez withdrew from his UFC 196 heavyweight showdown with Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez was replaced by Stipe Miocic, however news broke shortly after that Werdum had withdrawn from the bout as well. There was a scramble for the UFC to find a replacement main event for the bout. Many on Twitter began to...

Jan 26, 2016 9:36 am

Rockhold opens up on Velasquez’s back injury

Recently it was announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez had pulled out of his UFC 196 main event scrap with Fabricio Werdum as a result of a back injury. Shortly after, it was announced that Stipe Miocic had filled in for Velasquez. Following that announcement Fabricio Werdum withdrew from the bout, leaving UFC...

Jan 26, 2016 8:04 am

Rousey camp responds to engagement rumors

This past Saturday former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hosted Saturday Night Live alongside pop music star Selena Gomez. Leading up to the event, Rousey caused quite a stir when a preview for the episode showed Rousey wearing a fancy ring on ‘that finger’ leading many to wonder whether or not Rousey and UFC...

Jan 23, 2016 8:25 am

Is Ronda Rousey engaged?

As Ronda Rousey prepares to host Saturday Night Live tonight we’ve seen a preview of the episode, as well as a behind the scenes interview with the former UFC women’s bantamweight champion. While the SNL preview also featured an appearance from pop music star Selena Gomez, who will be co-hosting with Rousey, many couldn’t help...

Jan 22, 2016 9:08 am

WATCH! Cain Velasquez chases Vince Vaughn in upcoming film

Ahead of Cain Velasquez’s UFC 196 rematch with Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight championship, take a look at Velasquez on the big screen as he appears alongside Vince Vaughn in ‘Term Life’. We’ve seen numerous fighters taking roles in Hollywood films recently, with the most notable being former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey....

Jan 15, 2016 12:22 pm

WATCH! Arlovski recounts the time he got into a scuffle with Russell Crowe

Not too many people would be brave enough to get into a scuffle with 6’4 240 pound former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, however Russell Crowe did. Arlovski, who is coming off a 1st round TKO loss to Stipe Miocic back at UFC 195, spoke to The UnderGround to recount the time he got into...

Jan 15, 2016 2:13 am

Matt Mitrione does media appearance barefooted because shoes were not Reeboks

It looks like Matt Mitrione did the best he could on the fly to appease the heads monitoring the Reebok and UFC sponsorship deal. The UFC heavyweight veteran appeared barefooted for the media and spoke with Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting wearing “Js” and a polo shirt. Mitrione would have to take his shoes off...

Jan 9, 2016 12:37 pm

Exclusive Video | The first time Ronda Rousey met Josh Barnett and they nerd out…

[ooyala code=”t1MHkyMDE6A5y02XWGO1oWpjw-OCeu7A” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It’s no secret that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a big big fan of Pokemon, however what many may not know is that UFC heavyweight veteran Josh Barnett is also a big fan of Magic The Gathering. In the video above courtesy of BJPENN.com’s very...

Jan 9, 2016 11:04 am

Fabricio Werdum fires back at Luke Rockhold

Recently, the often soft spoken Fabricio Werdum found himself under fire from UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. The animosity from Rockhold likely stems from the fact that Werdum defeated Cain Velasquez, Rockhold’s teammate, for the UFC heavyweight championship last year. At UFC 196 on February 6th Velasquez will get the chance to reclaim his championship...

Jan 8, 2016 10:27 am

Mark ‘All Natty’ Hunt says he’s been fighting PED drenched fighters for years

Mark Hunt is extremely pleased with the UFC’s implementation of random drug testing done by USADA. “The Super Samoan” who has a fight scheduled with former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is all too excited to get his own championship belt spoke with Craziest Sports Fights about his upcoming bout and history of fighting. “All...

Dec 26, 2015 8:05 am

Clip of the Day: Fabricio Werdum vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Fabricio Werdum vs Fedor Emelianenko in San Jose, CA on June 26, 2010. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/BV2q3AEf7C — Dana White (@danawhite) December 26, 2015 The MMA world is currently preparing for the return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Years Eve under the Rizin FF banner, similarly, we are also preparing to see the rematch between Fabricio Werdum...

Dec 24, 2015 9:56 am

PHOTO | Official Werdum vs. Velasquez II poster revealed

On February 6th Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship. The fight will go down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where Fabricio Werdum will look to make his first successful title defense, while Velasquez will look to reclaim the belt that he lost. Check out...

Dec 22, 2015 6:09 pm

Holm isn’t losing any sleep over Rousey not congratulating her

It’s been over a month Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193 in Melbourne Australia to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Since then the two female UFC stars have had vastly different lives. Holm went on a massive media tour, while Rousey sought shelter in privacy for several weeks with her boyfriend,...

Dec 22, 2015 12:00 pm

WATCH! Luke Rockhold returns to AKA for the first time since winning championship

The Champ is here! @LukeRockhold first time back to @AKA_HQ since getting his belt! pic.twitter.com/JWBpSX7LPT — Cain Velasquez (@cainmma) December 21, 2015 Earlier this month at UFC 194 Luke Rockhold put on a spectacular performance against Chris Weidman that saw him ultimately pick up a 4th round TKO win and claim the UFC middleweight championship....

Dec 16, 2015 9:36 am

McGregor’s manager refutes Werdum’s claims that McGregor wanted to train at Kings MMA

Prior to UFC 194, UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum revealed that Conor McGregor’s manager reached out to Kings MMA to ask if McGregor could train there. McGregor ultimately won the fight via KO in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Now, McGregor’s manager has refuted Werdum’s claims that McGregor ever tried to...

Dec 11, 2015 10:03 am

Werdum feeling confident he will beat Velasquez again

Fabricio Werdum is one of the most dominant heavyweights on the UFC roster. With that being said, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez was once the most dominant heavyweight. When the two first met inside the Octagon at UFC 188 earlier this year, Werdum dominated the fight until eventually getting a 3rd round guillotine, unifying...

Dec 9, 2015 10:29 pm

WATCH! Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez II announced by Dana White

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will get another chance to regain the title from champion Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196 on Feb. 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC President Dana White spoke with UFC Total giving away the fight date before the official announcement from the UFC was made. Exclusiva de @tdn_twit @danawhite confirma...

Dec 9, 2015 1:50 am

PHOTO | Check out the size of Jon Jones and Andrei Arlovski!

Another solid night of training in the books @andreiarlovski #ZiaStrong He made me pose like this just to show everyone he’s still bigger than me. A photo posted by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Dec 8, 2015 at 3:47pm PST With all the recent rumbling of Jon Jones record weightlifting in the gym, bulking up...

Dec 8, 2015 4:10 pm

Tyson Fury Stripped of IBF Belt: Declines Fight

Tyson Fury was stripped of one of his belts today for declining a mandatory fight with Vyatcheslav Glaskov for the IBF belt. The IBF canceled the purse bid for Fury vs Glazkov at the organization’s office in Springfield, New Jersey earlier today. Fury won the IBF, WBA, (Super) WBO, IBO and unified the titles when he...

Dec 4, 2015 10:11 am

Dos Santos says Werdum: ‘did not fight the Cain Velasquez I fought’

With having three matches against Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos knows a thing or two about the former UFC heavyweight champion. Losing his own heavyweight championship title to Velasquez, Dos Santos spoke to Combate warning Werdum that he has yet to face a prime Cain Velasquez. “I think Werdum did well in his last fight,...

Dec 2, 2015 5:03 pm

ANOTHER ONE! Screwed up Ryan Bader & Conor McGregor shirts

The number of errors being made by Reebok’s design team in regards to fighter’s shirts has been nothing short of comical. The list of errors goes on and on. Some of the better ones were ‘Anderson Aldo’ and Conor McGregor the Jiu-Jitsu specialist. Now, the UFC.com online store is following suit and mixing up their...

Nov 27, 2015 8:36 am

Update on Fedor’s opponent for NYE return

Since it was revealed that Fedor Emelianenko would no longer be fighting Jaideep Singh in his return to MMA on New Years Eve, there has been much speculation as to who ‘The Last Emperor’ would be facing. Rizin FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara spoke to Tass.ru via BloodyElbow to discuss the most recent update to the...

Nov 20, 2015 12:25 pm

WATCH! Lyoto Machida Karate Kids the lights out of Werdum!

Size doesn't matter, the importance is technique!lol @werdum @speedofsport @chinzomachida Não importa o tamanho o que vale é a técnica.Mostre para um amigo como se derruba um campeão. #karatekid #miyagui #machidakarate A post shared by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Nov 20, 2015 at 10:37am PST Lyoto Machida showcases his best “Karate Kid” performance against UFC...

Nov 14, 2015 9:02 am

Exclusive Video | Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne Train Side by Side at GFC

[ooyala code=”FnNmJieDqyAceEMBPVJZDnJ1sxsDVPAo” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s UFC 193 title defense against Holly Holm tonight in Melbourne Australia, BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage visited Glendale Fighting Club to get some footage of the champ training. In addition, you can see top ranked UFC heavyweight Travis Browne in the gym working on some...

Nov 13, 2015 11:59 am

Ronda Rousey wants some privacy!

Media was buzzing after a UFC 193 media call last month when UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey reportedly hung up after the media brought up her relationship with UFC heavyweight Travis Browne. The relationship almost seems to be a sore subject with Rousey, as she was questioned about the phone call incident on Thursday...

Nov 12, 2015 8:21 am

Mark Hunt’s camp involved big changes to redeem himself in Bigfoot fight

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is still disappointed in himself after a bad loss that came from the hands of Stipe Miocic back in May. According to a report from MMA Junkie, Hunt said he had to cut 22 pounds for that bout to reach the 266-pound heavyweight limit, which was the reason he gassed early...